Gatsi was arrested on Wednesday for blocking President Robert Mugabe’s motorcade and early this year he led a group of party youth to invade buildings owned by white business people in Bulawayo.
In a petition in RadioVOP possession signed by 10 members of Zanu (PF) Bulawayo provincial youth league executive and addressed to the party’s national chairman, Simon Khaya-Moyo the members demanded for Gatsi’s suspension from the party saying he was abusing his position and had turned into a “dangerous thug”.
“We demand that Gatsi be suspended from Zanu (PF) as he has turned into a dangerous thug that also promotes corruption and using political powers to bribe police and army officers.
“He has also caused a lot of harm in the party’s Bulawayo province as he always create lies which result in senior party members fighting,” reads part of the petition signed by Bernard Nhata provincial youth secretary for Administration,Thabani Nkomo Secretary for Finance and Omi Nhova head of Security.
The petition was also signed by among othersTatenda Godobo provincial youth political commissar, Myra Ngozo Transport Secretary, Sizimisele Dube head of Information and Publicity.